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morning dove

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Well the finches sadly did not make it; as we had a storm come in and blow their eggs out of their nest … so they moved on … but this week have noticed that we now have a morning dove nest in our tree 🙂 ~Lisa

5 days of Canadian field trips… day 2

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One of our favourite museums is the Canadian Museum of Nature     ~Lisa  

our new bird friends

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We are beyond excited as we have house finch who decided to make their nest in our front yard tree 🙂  here is a shot of the little guy … his whistle is just so lovely to listen to 🙂 Since we learn from what is around us; we are doing a unit

educating the heart through nature art

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My friend Marghanita Hughes had a contest giveaway a while back and I won some of her beautiful art work. For those of you that know me and know  how passionate I am about elephants you could imagine my excitement when I opened up my mail and found these… This one

a mailbox in the middle of nowhere

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Feeling very melancholy lately; I know it is that time of the year for me. Missing my parents like crazy. Often daydreaming of what life would be; to have them here with me. ~Lisa

the unpaved road

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  Lisa

robins hatched

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The eggs have hatched !!! BUT… I can’t get a decent look  :/ and I have no idea how many there are. my guess is 3 . I did get a peak of one of the babies poking it’s beak out crying for food while the mom was away but

Butterflies

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I came across this amazing video about butterflies today with my kids and we learned so much … thought I would share 🙂 hope you have a fantastic week! Lisa

soon to be pink moon

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There is lots of talk about a ‘pink moon’  which led me to a homeschool topic of researching does the moon actually turn pink? and why is it referred to as such? “Northern Native Americans call April’s full moon the pink moon after a species of early blooming wildflower. In

Canadian geese

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They are finally back !!! I am not so crazy about this picture below but my boys love it as they think the Canadian geese resemble pterodactyl in it 🙂 one special thing I love about Canadian geese is they take turns leading 🙂 I hope to get better pictures of